NS5564 : Helen Street gas holder

taken 1 year ago, near to Govan, Glasgow, Great Britain

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Helen Street gas holder
Helen Street gas holder
Viewed from one of the Ibrox Stadium car parks.
Helen Street Gas Works
The works opened in 1949 and consisted of a single spiral guided gas holder and a boosting station. The works are located in a fairly small triangle of land between three railway lines, including the still active Glasgow to Paisley line. The other lines have been lifted and much of the surrounding land remains vacant and derelict at the time of writing in April 2018. It is not clear if the existing gas holder at the site is in use.
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NS5564, 256 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Sunday, 1 April, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 10 May, 2018
Geographical Context
Energy infrastructure  Suburb, Urban fringe 
Primary Subject of Photo
Gas Infrastructure 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 5509 6442 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:51.0685N 4:18.9793W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 5529 6451
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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